Join our Team

The core team is supported by innovation researchers and coaches at the Chair of Innovation Management at the Institute of Technology Management, especially in the areas of open innovation, intellectual property strategy, global R&D, and innovation processes.

We are always looking for additions to our offices in Zurich and Munich. Are you open-minded, curious and interested in business model innovation? Email us at felix.hofmann@bmilab.com or georg.ropp@bmilab.com

Current Openings

Munich

Innovation Consultant, Munich Office

About us

The BMI Lab is a spin-off of the University of St. Gallen’s Institute of Technology Management. We operate across Europe, North America & Asia from offices in Switzerland, Germany, Ireland & Japan.

We help our clients to break with their organization’s dominant industry logic and use our methodology & tools to unleash creativity & growth. Amongst other things, our offering includes ideation and implementation consulting projects, an education program and managing a think tank together with our academic partners the University of St. Gallen and Stanford University.

Job Description

We are looking for an Innovation Consultant with expertise in business model innovation. Your activities will entail: leading projects from framing the client’s needs and project outcomes to market launch, guiding intrapreneurial start-up teams and being responsible for managing your accounts and business development.

This role requires strong analytical and problem solving skills, creativity, leadership and project management skills.

Profile

  • Master degree
  • Enthusiasm for Business Model Innovation, Lean Startup and User Centred Design methodologies
  • At least three years’ professional experience with a focus on innovation projects
  • Experience in leading diverse teams
  • Understanding of sales and account management
  • Own customer and partner network
  • Excellent presentation and facilitation skills
  • Excellent PowerPoint skills
  • Creative and analytical
  • Proactive and self-driven
  • Team player
  • Fluent in English, being fluent in German is a big plus
  • Female applicants are particularly welcome

Your tasks

  • Manage and lead projects (contact person for clients, workshop preparation, concept development, execution of consulting projects)
  • Support throughout the whole Business Model Navigator process (Initiation, Ideation, Integration, Implementation) for the development of new business models
  • Give workshops and speak at conferences
  • Contribute in developing the vision for the BMI Lab

Benefits

  • Interesting projects at multinational companies
  • Support in generation of ideas and implementation of corporate start-ups (prototyping, testing)
  • Possibility to shape the BMI Lab through your personal experience and vision
  • A strong network within multiple industries as well as the academic world (St.Gallen, Stanford, etc.)
  • Young, dynamic and fun team
  • Competitive salary

Contact

Georg von der Ropp, georg.ropp@bmilab.com, +49 171 7679519

 

Intern, Munich Office

Job Description

We are currently looking for high-performing recent graduates to join our team in Munich. This position can lead towards the role of a full-time Innovation Consultant. Backgrounds in social science, journalism, creative editorial and marketing are also eligible for the traineeship. You will be working directly with our clients. This is a full-time, paid position based in Munich.

Profile

  • Currently doing a Master or recently graduated from a Master in a relevant area of study (Business, Engineering or Innovation)
  • Or have a Bachelors degree with 2+ years of relevant work experience
  • High interest in business model innovation
  • Proven business acumen
  • Knowledge about startups and innovative business models
  • Event organization skills
  • Proactive and motivated
  • Excellent PowerPoint skills
  • Fluent in German and English

Your tasks

  • Support in client projects
  • Support in preparation of workshop content i.e. case research of interesting innovative business models
  • Event organization (participant coordination, hotel reservations, etc.)
  • Content creation for online presence (website, LinkedIn, Youtube)
  • Development of e-commerce platform

Benefits

  • Interesting projects at major companies
  • Insights into real life business model innovation cases
  • Networking
  • Good remuneration
  • Flexible working conditions (Munich office / home office)

Contact

Alexander Vencken, alexander.vencken@bmilab.com, +49 151 1412 9388